|Grace Mary Ambrosi Viqueira
Published in The Washington Post on Apr. 25, 2018
GRACE M. VIQUEIRA
Our beloved mother and grandmother, Grace Mary Viqueira, passed on April 18, 2018 at the
Casey House hospice in Rockville, MD.
Grace Ambrosi was born on July 4, 1938 in Washington, DC, and grew up on Capitol Hill,
attending St. Joseph's Parish School and St. Cecilias Academy (1956).
She was a 34-year employee of Montgomery County Public Schools, principally as an
Grace was married to Joseph Viqueira (divorced), and leaves behind two sons, Michael
Viqueira, of Bethesda, and Mark Viqueira,of Haleiwa, HI; daughter-in-law Kim Viqueira;
grandchildren Joseph, Ava, and Nicholas Viqueira; and brother Dominic.
She joins her beloved father and mother, Anthony and Ruth Ambrosi, and her brother Tony, in
Her courage, resilience, humor, joy and compassion will inspire us forever. Her love for her
family was limitless and unconditional, and Grace will always be alive inside of us.
A memorial service will be held Friday, April 27, at the Woman's Club of Bethesda at 11 a.m.,
with reception to follow.